CASE COMMENTS : INTERNATIONAL POLICY – UNITED STATES – US DOJ

United States: The Antitrust division keeps on fighting hardcore cartels

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. The Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice continued its intense anti-cartel activity in 2010 and early 2011. As in previous years and since the end of the 1990s, the US authorities have made the dismantling of major international secret horizontal cartels ("hardcore cartels") their priority, with the continuation of smaller and national cartels being in principle devolved to the EU Member States. However, recent events show that purely national cartels are the subject of special attention by the federal authority, particularly when the affected markets are sensitive markets. The work of the Antitrust Division in national markets This has

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Jean-Christophe Roda, United States: The Antitrust division keeps on fighting hardcore cartels, March 2011, Concurrences N° 2-2011, Art. N° 35863, p. 219

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